Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Tunica-Biloxi Basin
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Tunica-Biloxi Basin...
Tunica-Biloxi Basin is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Tunica-Biloxi Basin varies slightly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 20.5°C (68.8°F) in March up to 29.7°C (85.4°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 25°C (77°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Tunica-Biloxi Basin is located in the northern hemisphere.
Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.
What is the current water temperature near Tunica-Biloxi Basin?
The current water temperature in the month of June near Tunica-Biloxi Basin is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are located in proximity to Tunica-Biloxi Basin. The next good one is Fourchon, which is almost 153.4km (95.3miles) away from Tunica-Biloxi Basin. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Fourchon and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Galveston-Stewart Beach
, which is ca 186.1km (115.6miles) away from Tunica-Biloxi Basin. Another good surfspot is Galveston-Stewart Beach
, located ca 186.1km (115.6miles) from Tunica-Biloxi Basin.
Are there nice beaches close by?
No, not too many beaches are located close to Tunica-Biloxi Basin. The next good one is Holly Beach
, which is 157.1km (97.6miles) away from Tunica-Biloxi Basin. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Holly Beach
, which is ca 157.1km (97.6miles) away from Tunica-Biloxi Basin.
What wetsuit do I need for Tunica-Biloxi Basin?
The water temperature at Tunica-Biloxi Basin is extremely warm, reaching up to 30°C (85°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is typically not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Tunica-Biloxi Basin. However, during February, March, and April, temperatures drop down to roughly 20°C (69°F). During this time, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Tunica-Biloxi Basin?
Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 20 to 25°C (69-78°F) during February, March, and April. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during July, August, and September when temperatures range from 25 to 30°C (76-85°F). Fish that like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Tunica-Biloxi Basin: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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